We work with developing countries on their Technology Needs and Action Plans to achieve national Sustainable Development Goals and the Paris Agreement

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The TNA project is implemented by the United Nations Environment Programme and the UNEP DTU Partnership on behalf of the Global Environment Facility.

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Regional Technology Brief - Africa

Since 2009, the Technology Needs Assessment project has supported 31 countries in Africa, the objective being to assess countries’ technology needs in relation to climate change adaptation and mitigation. Read more about which climate technologies the participating countries have chosen to prioritize and what is needed to transition to a low carbon and resilient future for Africa.

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Matchmaking for technology investments

In a new concept, UNEP DTU Partnership and the UNFCCC have brought together countries with climate technology plans and donors looking for climate action investments.

June 7th, 2021

Water management in Pakistan

Climate change impacts on Pakistan’s water sector Pakistan’s climate vulnerability is linked to its arid to semi-arid climate, as well as its high dependency on a single river system along with snow and glacial meltwater to provide its agricultural water supply. A solution: Rainfall harvesting Pakistan’s TNA prioritised rainwater harvesting either by collecting rainfall from the ground surfaces or harvesting […]

June 3rd, 2021

Regional Climate Weeks: Read our Regional Technology Briefs

In light of the coming Regional Climate Weeks in Latin America and the Caribbean, Africa and Asia Pacific, we are sharing our Regional Technology Briefs with you.

May 5th, 2021

New report: Enhanced taxonomy for adaptation technologies

Our report "Enhanced taxonomy for adaptation technologies", developed in collaboration with Green Technology Center Korea is now online.

May 3rd, 2021


What are Technology needs Assessments? Different project stakeholders comment on the TNA process and how its results are used by countries.


Download our brochure on stories from the Technology Needs Asessments

This publication provides a new set of success stories on how countries have used their TNAs and TAPs to advance the implementation of climate technologies.

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